Disparities Details by Sex for 2017
TU-2.2 : Adolescent cigarette smoking in past 30 days (percent, grades 9–12)
This chart compares rates by population.
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Sex for TU-2.2
TU-2.2 Reduce use of cigarettes by adolescents (past month)
Adolescent cigarette smoking in past 30 days (percent, grades 9–12)
Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.
Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.
Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.
CI: 95% confidence interval.
- The better group rate for this objective, 7.8%, was attained by the female population.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 9.8%, was attained by the male population.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 2.0 percentage points.
- The worst group rate was 1.262 times the best group rate.
The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 7.8%.
The rate for male the population was 1.262 times the better group rate.